Businesses in Iowa City, Iowa


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 33.3%
 Shopping: 11.2%
 Professional Services: 7.7%
 Home Services: 7%
 Education: 6.4%
 Restaurants: 5.9%
 Industry: 5.7%
 Other: 22.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair12332.5 years4.41.7
Public administration11238.3 years3.91.5
Social work14528.4 years4.22.0
Higher education (colleges and universities)70830.7 years4.29.7
Loan companies9542.2 years3.81.3
General contractors19636.7 years4.12.7
Other construction13533.2 years4.21.8
Real estate24628.2 years3.33.4
Construction of buildings14132.1 years4.21.9
Other membership organizations9939.2 years4.51.4
Dentists23526.8 years4.73.2
General practitioners9029.4 years3.71.2
Health and medical2,81828.2 years4.038.5
Hospitals9733.5 years3.91.3
Pediatricians16531.5 years4.02.3
Physicians and surgeons1,42527.8 years4.019.5
Physiotherapy8824 years4.01.2
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists10523.5 years4.01.4
Corporate management9223.2 years3.51.3
Lawyers legal17928.2 years4.22.4
Scientific and technical services8334.2 years4.31.1
Churches8646.4 years4.61.2
Pharmacies and drug stores12034.1 years4.21.6
Shopping other7732.9 years4.31.1
Area of Iowa City, Iowa25.28 sq mi
Male Population36,463 (49.8%)
Female Population36,709 (50.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +8.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +26.3%
Median Age25.6
Male Median Age25.2
Female Median Age25.9
Area Codes319
NeighborhoodsHorn, Lincoln, Longfellow, Lucas, Mann, Roosevelt, Shimek, Twain
Local TimeMonday 4:39 PM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
Lat & Lng41.66113° / -91.53017°
Zip Codes5224052242522435224452245More

Iowa City, Iowa - Map

Iowa City, Iowa Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,671 / mi²2,343 / mi²2,291 / mi²2,894 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Iowa City, Iowa Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 26.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Iowa City, Iowa+8.4%+23.5%+26.3%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Iowa City, Iowa Median Age

Median Age: 25.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Iowa City, Iowa25.6 years25.9 years25.2 years
Iowa38.2 years39.6 years36.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Iowa City, Iowa Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,7181,6643,383
85 Plus286633919
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Iowa City, Iowa Population Density

Population Density: 2,894 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Iowa City, Iowa73,17225.28 sq mi2,894 / mi²
Iowa3.1 million56,273.1 sq mi54.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Iowa City, Iowa Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Iowa City, Iowa
 Horn: 36.2%
 Longfellow: 16.7%
 Mann: 10.3%
 Twain: 10.1%
 Other: 26.6%

Business distribution by price for Iowa City, Iowa

 Moderate: 46.2%
 Inexpensive: 41.9%
 Expensive: 9.9%
 Very Expensive: 1.9%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Iowa City, Iowa CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Iowa City, Iowa1,213,982 t16.6 t48,024 t/mi²
Iowa60,512,078 t19.6 t1,075 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Iowa City, Iowa CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,213,982 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
11/12/346:45 AM487.8

Iowa City, Iowa

Iowa City is a city in Johnson County, Iowa, United States. It is the only City of Literature in North America, as awarded by UNESCO in 2008. As of the 2010 Census, the city had a total population of about 67,862. The Census Bureau estimated the 2014..  ︎  Iowa City, Iowa Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Iowa City, Iowa
 Zip Code 52240: 36.4%
 Zip Code 52242: 33.7%
 Zip Code 52245: 14.8%
 Zip Code 52246: 13.1%
 Other: 2.1%

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